Always use a VPN to protect your online activities.
Tip: You may be leaking private information,
even if you're connected to a VPN.
Verify you're safe using the instructions below.
Your browser is exposing these IPs to websites you visit.
To connect to each other, computers use the so called “IP Addresses”. The public IP of each device is unique in the world. So you can exactly be identified by your public IP. So it is also possible to monitor you and your activities.
WebRTC is a relatively new technology that allows two computers to communicate directly with each other without the need for an intermediate server. This allows data to be transmitted more quickly and so, for example, streams or downloads run faster. Unfortunately, this technique also carries certain dangers, because even if you use a VPN, it can reveal your public IP address.
We developed this WebRTC leak test to tell you quick and easy if your browser has such a problem. However, it is very likely that you will have these problems without proper precautions, as all current browsers use WebRTC by default.
To check if you have a WebRTC leak, just follow these steps:
In a blog post, we explained in detail how to successfully protect yourself from a DNS leak. You can find it here: How to disable WebRTC and be anonoymous on the Internet